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    Jakarta Fair

    by apple-melati Updated Mar 27, 2007

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    Jakarta Fair (Pekan Raya Jakarta) is the annual exhibition event which is held by the Jakarta province authority on every 20th of June up to 20th of July every year. Long time ago it's held in Monas area central Jakarta but since in the past few year it's moved to Kemayoran area in north Jakarta. In the exhibition, they show variety of things from handicraft, automotive, electronics stuffs and also music concert. Jakarta Fair opens from 10am until 10pm, most visitors are Jakartans and even people from out of town such as from Bogor, Bekasi and Tanggerang.

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    Jakarta Fair

    by latte18 Written Jun 16, 2004

    Jakarta Fair or Pekan Raya Jakarta is an annual event to commemorate Jakarta's birthday on June 22. It's a month-long event starting in Mid-June to Mid-July. The Jakarta Fairgrounds in Kemayoran comes alive to the sounds of industrial exhibits, cultural extravaganza, rides, clothes and furniture sale events, and performances by local bands.

    The Jakarta Fair was first held in 1968 and until 1991, were held annualy on the grounds of National Monument (Monas). Beginning in 1992, the event was moved to a bigger venue in Jakarta Fairgrounds Kemayoran. This huge month-long celebration remains one of the most visited events in Jakarta, and proved to be very popular with Jakartans, expats as well as local and international tourists.

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